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New integration between Instagram and Messenger: group chats arrive

Andy Vilchez
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New integration between Instagram and Messenger: group chats arrive

The new update of Messenger and Instagram will allow you to chat in groups with people regardless of whether they are from Instagram or Messenger. A very interesting option from which you will be able to get a lot of juice. But this is not the only update, in this article, we will tell you all the news of this new version.

The new group chats

Recently, Facebook has announced some novelties in its products, and one of the most striking is the group chats between different applications. Users of both Messenger and Instagram will be able to initiate chats with each other.

In the company's own words “With this update, users will be able to initiate group chats between their Instagram and Messenger contacts. In these group chats between different applications, you can continue to personalize your chat experience with chat topics and personalized reactions ». Undoubtedly, it is a very interesting feature that, without a doubt, is going to be a boom.

We had already seen a series of novelties in the integration of these two applications a few months ago. However, this time, this integration goes one step further. Now you can create groups of conversations with contacts from both applications. And best of all, you will be able to keep the customization options with themes and reactions.

Without a doubt, it is a very interesting option that you should always take into consideration. This is one of those characteristics that not many people asked for, but that without a doubt, is going to have a good success.

New option "watch together"

Another new feature also comes to video chats on Instagram and is that now you will see a new feature called "watch together." This will allow you to share some posts so you can see with your friends.

It has not yet been extended to all the content of the application, but Instagram has made sure that you have content from Steve Aoki, Travis Baker and Cardi B so that you can enjoy in the company of your friends.

Group writing

Another feature that has come to Messenger and Instagram (it is also available in group chats) is the various group writing tools. Which will further enrich the experience of groups between applications.

New "astrological" theme

Messenger and Instagram DM have joined the astrology craze, in this way, these chats will now have a suite of astrology art which is quite nice. Also included is an AR effect and sticker pack to keep you entertained.

When does this new update arrive?

You may be wondering when these options will be available. Well, from this moment the update is already available to download from the respective application stores of your operating system.

So if you haven't downloaded it yet, go to the app store and download the update to be able to enjoy all the new features.